ARK ROYAL

ARK ROYAL

Postby Dennis Maccoy » Sun May 15, 2016 5:52 pm

Ark Royal on the berth a few days before launch.
Ark Royal, 20 May 1981 (2)_1.jpg
20 May 1981
Ark Royal, 24 May 1981 (1)_1.jpg
24 May 1981
Ark Royal, 24 May 1981 (2)_1.jpg
24 May 1981
Regards, Dennis.
Dennis Maccoy
 
Posts: 2089
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 7:37 pm
Location: South Shields

Re: ARK ROYAL

Postby Dennis Maccoy » Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:14 pm

Ark Royal moving astern towards the swinging area at Jarrow before returning to Walker after dry-docking at Hebburn, 17 March 1985.
Ark Royal, 17 March 1985 (3)_1.jpg
Ark Royal, 17 March 1985 (4)_1.jpg
Regards, Dennis.
Dennis Maccoy
 
Posts: 2089
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 7:37 pm
Location: South Shields

Re: ARK ROYAL

Postby Dennis Maccoy » Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:22 pm

Final stages of outfitting at Walker, 23 June 1985.
Ark Royal, 23 June 1985 (2)_1.jpg
Ark Royal, 23 June 1985 (4)_1.jpg
Regards, Dennis.
Dennis Maccoy
 
Posts: 2089
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 7:37 pm
Location: South Shields

Re: ARK ROYAL

Postby Dennis Maccoy » Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:25 pm

Delivery voyage, 28 June 1985.
Ark Royal, 28 June 1985 (8)_1.jpg
Regards, Dennis.
Dennis Maccoy
 
Posts: 2089
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 7:37 pm
Location: South Shields

Re: ARK ROYAL

Postby Dennis Maccoy » Fri Apr 28, 2017 7:55 pm

Ark Royal at the RAN Bicentennial Fleet Review in Sydney on 1 October 1988.
Ark Royal, 1 October 1988 (1)_1_1.jpg
Ark Royal, 1 October 1988 (2)_1.jpg
Ark Royal, 1 October 1988 (3)_1.jpg
Regards, Dennis.
Dennis Maccoy
 
Posts: 2089
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 7:37 pm
Location: South Shields

Re: ARK ROYAL

Postby Dennis Maccoy » Thu Mar 22, 2018 6:44 pm

Laid up at Extended Readiness, awaiting refit, in Portsmouth on 29 August 1998.
Ark Royal, Portsmouth, 29 August 1998 (2)_1.jpg
Regards, Dennis.
Dennis Maccoy
 
Posts: 2089
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 7:37 pm
Location: South Shields

Re: ARK ROYAL

Postby Dennis Maccoy » Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:33 pm

At the Glenmallan ammunition jetty in Loch Long on 20 June 2003.
Ark Royal, Glenmallan, 20 June 2003 (2)_1.jpg
Ark Royal, Glenmallan, 20 June 2003 (4)_1_1.jpg
Regards, Dennis.
Dennis Maccoy
 
Posts: 2089
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 7:37 pm
Location: South Shields

Re: ARK ROYAL

Postby teesships » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:15 am

ARK ROYAL, 28766gt, completed Swan Hunter Shipbuilders Ltd., Wallsend, 11-1985
LD as INDOMITABLE - launched 2.6.81 ARK ROYAL - BU Aliaga 10.6.13

Various dates while fitting out.
23 May 1982:
ark-royal230582.jpg

4 September 1982:
ark-royal040982.jpg

27 September 1984:
ark-royal270984x1.jpg
ark-royal270984x2.jpg

See also: http://www.tynebuiltships.co.uk/A-Ships ... l1985.html

Ron
teesships
 
Posts: 8611
Joined: Sun May 13, 2012 7:47 pm
Location: Middlesbrough


Return to Shipbuilding on the Tyne

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests